Lexington School for the Deaf/Center for the Deaf
Vocational Services Center
Address:30th Ave. and 75th St. Jackson Heights NY 11370
World Wide Web: http://www.lexnyc.com/vocational/home.aspx
The Lexington Vocational Services Center, Inc. has offices in Queens and Westcheter, New York and New Jersey. The center provides a variety of rehabilitation and community services to Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing adults. Services include:
Intensive & Extended Job Coaching
The ASL Institute (American Sign Language classes and the Sign Communication Proficiency Interview [SCPI])
Independent Living support, training and advocacy
Mon - Fri, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Supported employment to deaf adults.
Referral through NYS Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID).
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair accessible to some areas only; sign-language interpreted.
Services Offered:Independent Living Skills Instruction
, Job Search / Placement
, Pre-job Guidance
, Recreational Activities
, Vocational Assessment
Languages Offered:American Sign Language
Target Groups(By Need):Deaf